John L. "Jack" Tierney

  • Born: May 8, 1936
  • Died: May 8, 2018
  • Location: Saint Charles, Illinois

Healy Chapel

332 W Downer Pl
Aurora, IL 60506
Tel. (630) 897-9291

Tribute & Message From The Family

John L. "Jack" Tierney, 82, of St. Charles, passed away on Tuesday, May 8, 2018 in Geneva, IL. He was born on May 8, 1936 in Chicago, IL, the son of John and Dorothy (Walsh) Tierney.

Jack retired after 37 years as the sexton of Mt. Olivet Cemetery in Aurora. He was the owner of J.L. Marksit Company. He was a member of Riverside Community Church in St. Charles.

Jack is survived by his wife of 22 years, Peggy Tierney of St. Charles; his daughter, Kathy Tierney of CO; his sons, Michael (Agnes) Tierney of Marengo and Kevin (Lisa) Tierney of Plano; his grandchildren, Mitch, Erik, Caitlin, Jessica, Shannon and Gabi; his sister, Patricia Barch of Hoffman Estates; his brother, Tom (Carol) Tierney of AR and many nieces and nephews.

Jack was preceded in death by his parents and his first wife, Doris.

Visitation will be held on Friday, May 11, 2018 from 11 A.M. until the service hour at 1 P.M. at The Healy Chapel, 332 W. Downer Place, Aurora, IL 60506. Pastor Paul Sommerfeld will officiate. Interment will be at Mt. Olivet Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to a local charity of donor's choice.


Condolence & Memory Journal

My heart goes out to the entire Tierney family. So deeply saddened. You are all in my thoughts and prayers. I remember and hold dear joyful and sweet memories when young during those special family visits. Rest in Blessed Peace Jackie! - Your lil cousin, Rita

Posted by Rita Brawner-Doyle - Williamsburg, VA - Family   May 14, 2018

Kathy, Mike and Kevin Sorry to hear about your Father!!

Posted by Bill Orr - Aurora, IL   May 13, 2018

Those who pass on God Keeps in his memory because he cares for them. Sorry for your loss.

Posted by A friend   May 12, 2018

PEGGY TIERNEY So sorry for the lost of your husband. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Sandy Vella

Posted by A friend   May 12, 2018

So sorry for the families loss, our hearts go out to all of you! Our prayers go out to you! All of our love here at Dennys Resort and the Rooney family!

Posted by Pat and Rhonda Rooney - Bena, MN - friend   May 11, 2018

Mike, All of us, the Berg and Derro families, pass on our condolences on Jack's passing.

Posted by Tim Berg - Wood Dale, IL - friend   May 11, 2018

We are sorry for your loss!

Posted by Duff & Kathy Stewart - Sun City, AZ - friend   May 10, 2018

My heart and prayers for comfort go out to Jack's family. He was a kind and jovial man from my memories! Love you all dearly! Glenda

Posted by Glenda Stewart - Harvard, IL - friend   May 10, 2018

Sending you all the biggest Love and Peace, Tim and Alex

Posted by Alex Heil - LaBarge, WY - family   May 10, 2018

Kevin & Family:
I'm very sorry for your loss. Jack was great man with a great smile. His stories were wonderful and I'm honored to have known him.

Posted by Suzanne Phillips - St. Charles, IL - Family Friend   May 10, 2018

Now you're at peace in the Heavenly Gardens, walking among God's beautiful flowers. Greet all the loved ones that have gone before you. Our mother and father were waiting for you. I'll miss you so much. Rest now with no more pain or suffering. Until we meet in heaven dear brother, your loving sister Pat.

Posted by Pat Barch - Hoffman Estates, IL - Sister   May 10, 2018

Sorry for you loss Mike rip

Posted by David Neurock - 7907 n hill Marengo, IL - friend   May 10, 2018


R.I.P. picked the BEST day to enter the pearly gates...Happy Heavenly Birthday! ^i^ You are loved and are/will be missed by many. No more pain, whole body and mind......can't wait to see the beautiful things you will be planting in the heavenly meadows! Let your green thumb shine ;)

Posted by Jo Ann Jobe-Staire - Sadorus, IL - Family Friend   May 09, 2018

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